Heads up if you're visiting the City of Pines for the annual festival.
On January 30, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed the first case of the novel coronavirus in the Philippines.With the threat of the virus reaching Philippine shores, Baguio Mayor Benjamin Magalong announced on January 31 that the Panagbenga Grand Opening Day
Get well soon!
SB19, the country's first Korean-trained P-pop boy group, has postponed their upcoming show in Iloilo City on February 1 to allow Josh and Justin to recover from measles.In an official statement posted on Instagram on January 30, SB19 (
You guys, it's sweater weather!
Metro Manila's temperature dipped to a cool 19 degrees Celsius on January 22, making it the coldest day recorded since the "Amihan" season or northeast monsoon started in October 2019.According to a report from Manila Bulletin, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical
Heads up, if you're headed to the country's Summer Capital.
Government officials announced on January 10 that Baguio City will remain open while rehabilitation works will be conducted on several tourist attractions like Burnham Park and Mines View Park.According to a report from the Philippine News Agency, the rehabilitation will include
DOT aims to encourage mindful traveling in the country!
Up your Instagram game by helping to promote sustainable tourism in the Philippines with the newly-released #SaveOurSpots GIFs by the Department of Tourism (DOT).The newly-released artworks include the #SaveOurSpots frame, daily Filipino conversation lines, and the responsible tourist badge
The city welcomed its first coldest day of the year on January 4!
Headed to Baguio anytime soon? Then it's probably best to bring all your cold-weather clothing with you.On January 4, the Philippines' Summer Capital experienced its lowest drop in temperature since September 2019.According to a report from Inquirer.net,
Game for a Baguio road trip?
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has opened the Sison-Rosario segment of the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX) which cuts travel time to Baguio by 30 minutes.On Facebook, DPWH Secretary Mark Villar shared several photos of the
It's time for another road trip.
Known for chilly sweater-weather, Baguio is the perfect place to enjoy a cuppa or two with a friend. Lucky for you, the City of Pines has a lot of quirky cafes for you to laze around with coffe in hand. We
The boys are set to perform at the Cuneta Astrodome!
ICYDK, SB19 announced on December 7 that they will be having a free nationwide tour titled Get In The Zone.The tour will kick off in Manila on December 28 at the Cuneta Astrodome and will have nine other stops including Cebu,
It's next in line after the rehabilitation of Boracay and Palawan.
The Summer Capital of the Philippines is next in line for government rehabilitation, as confirmed by Tourism Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat. The move comes after the successful rehabilitation of Boracay Island and the on-going efforts being done in Palawan and other
Kennon Road is the fastest way to Baguio.
If you've ever been to Baguio, chances are you've had the experience of going up to the Philippines' summer capital via the scenic Kennon Road. While it's the fastest route to the city, it's also more dangerous as
Loakan Airport remains unused due to difficulty in landing aircraft there.
In an effort to bring back Baguio City's vibrant tourism industry, Mayor Benjamin Magalong is eyeing to rehabilitate the Loakan Airport with the help of San Miguel Corporation (SMC).According to a report from PhilStar, "Mayor Magalong said that PAL Express
Are you looking for amazing restaurants to try in Baguio? We've got you covered.
Trendy vacation spots come and go, but Baguio has remained a go-to for decades. It may be the thrill of shopping for silver, walis tambo, or flowers. It may be the inggit factor whenever someone else brings home a loaf of
'I am a proud Filipino!'
Matteo Guidicelli, actor and now a reservist of the Philippine Army as well, has just taken part in the army's field demonstration at the Philippine Military Academy. He said it was "an honor and privilege" to join the demo with the
Start filing those vacation leaves!
Baguio is forever a mix of the old and the new, and its cool weather makes for a relaxing and romantic background perfect for soul-searching. So if you feel that you need to run away from your daily hustle for a
Their side: 'It's in the interest of mother and child.'
Pines City Colleges sparked outrage when a letter signed by PCC VP for administration Maria Regina Prats and physician Dr. Aurelia Navarro asking for mandatory pregnancy tests for students went viral on November 6, 2018. ICYDK, Pines City Colleges is a top
Know where to score the best deals from this thrift-shopping capital.
A popular local summer destination, Baguio city actually has a lot to offer in the shopping department other than scenic greenery and historical landmarks, sweet delicacies, and covetable cold weather. Over the years, the city has grown to become an ukay-ukay
Travel to the north in style.
With the opening of Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway and the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway, going to Baguio City now only takes you four to five hours in the wee hours of the morning. (Yes, it's the same travel time
Two words: FAKE SNOW.
Because we live in the tropics, most people flock to the cooler provinces around Christmas time; and Baguio is arguably one of the most popular options among Filipinos. Add the Baguio Country Club's annual Christmas village to your must-visit
It's in Camp John Hay!
A historical landmark, the Bell House in Camp John Hay was named after Major General James Franklin Bell. Tourists and locals alike are big fans of the Bell House because of its American-style architecture and because it's right next
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